The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that the hockey club has signed defenceman Travis Dermott to a one-year contract extension worth $874,125.
Dermott, 23, recorded 11 points (four goals, seven assists) in 56 regular season games in 2019-20 before adding one assist in five games during the Maple Leafs’ Qualifying Round series against Columbus. The Newmarket, Ontario native has collected 41 points (nine goals, 32 assists) in 157 NHL games over three seasons with Toronto.
Dermott was originally selected by the Maple Leafs in the second round (34th overall) of the 2015 NHL Draft.
🖋 Putting pen to paper
Travis Dermott has signed a one-year contract extension! #LeafsForever
— Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) October 23, 2020
#Leafs have re-signed D Travis Dermott to a one-year, $874,125 deal.
— Frank Seravalli (@frank_seravalli) October 23, 2020
Leafs cap reallocation:
*Signed/re-signed Mikheyev, Simmonds, Vesey, Thornton, Spezza and Boyd for ~$450,000 less than they owed Johnsson/Kapanen.
*Signed Brodie, Bogosian and Lehtonen for $300,000 less than they paid Ceci/Barrie last season.
*Gave Dermott a ~$10,000 raise.
— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) October 23, 2020